O Clavis David!

O Clavis David,
et sceptrum domus Israël,
qui aperis, et nemo claudit,
claudis, et nemo aperuit:
veni, et educ vinctum
de domo carceris,
sedentem in tenebris,
et umbra mortis.

O Key of David,
and scepter of the house of Israel,
you open, and no one shuts,
you shut, and no one opens:
come, and lead the prisoner
from jail.
seated in darkness
and in the shadow of death.

Dec 17 – O Sapientia!
Dec 18 – O Adonai!
Dec 19 – O Clavis David!

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  • Kathy

    O thank you! These antiphons are incredibly beautiful. They speak right to the soul. What a beautiful Advent gift you are giving us.

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